DISCLAIMER

 

08-0143R


RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING CITY OFFICIALS TO CONTRACT WITH APEX MECHANICAL PLUMBING, HEATING AND UTILITIES FOR CONSTRUCTION OF A NEW STEAMLINE EXTENSION TO THE BELL BUILDING, 500 BLOCK OF EAST FOURTH STREET, FOR A TOTAL AMOUNT OF $28,900.

CITY PROPOSAL:

     RESOLVED, that city officials are hereby authorized to contract with Apex Mechanical Plumbing, Heating and Utilities for the construction of a new steamline extension to the Bell Building, 500 block of East Fourth Street, in accordance with plans and specifications and the contractor’s bid of $28,900, terms net 30, payable from the Steam Fund 540, Department/Agency 920, Organization 1499, Object 5530.


PWU/STEAM/PURCH DS:le 2/12/2008


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution authorizes a Duluth Steam District No. 1 contract with Apex Mechanical Plumbing, Heating and Utilities for construction of a new steamline extension to the Bell Building, 500 block of East Fourth Street, for the total bid amount of $28,900, payable from the steam fund.


The city posted a request for bids on the city’s website December 21, 2007. Apex Mechanical submitted the lowest of six bids received by the closing date of January 29, 2008.


The city expects the work to be substantially completed by May 23, 2008.


Bell Building Steamline Extension

Bid No. 08-0012

Tabulation of bids January 29, 2008

Contractor

City/State

$ Base Bid

Apex Mechanical Plumbing, Heating & Utilities

Duluth, MN

$28,900

Stout Mechanical, Inc.

Duluth, MN

$36,937

A.G. O’Brien Plumbing & Heating Company

Hermantown, MN

$41,888

Stack Brothers Mechanical Contractors, Inc.

Superior, MN

$42,900

A.W. Kuettel & Sons 

Duluth, MN

$47,650